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There is a deep hum that started coming from my 20 year old huge Mitsubishi floor model TV. Any ideas? I know, buy a new one, but I love this old hunk of a TV. Thanks !!

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Certainly a new one would solve the problem but from what you have said it would seem that yours should be reaparable. The only question would be whether it would be worth fixing if it costs alot to fix. Putting a large amount of money in a twenty year old set is usually asking for trouble. You said that the unit has a loud hum. Sounds like a low voltage power supply problem. I have a tip at

which will walk you through the troubleshooting process and should help solve your problem with the least amount of money.

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